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Lens error restart camera

I turned on the camera and the lens came out. then it got stuck and now says lens error restart camera. I have done that andit is still stuck

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  • buyanhishig Jan 17, 2009

    help me



  • camilleutah Feb 26, 2009

    Same as above. Need help desparately.

    Camilleutah

  • zennia_v Apr 04, 2009

    lens error restart camera too...oh men when i brought it for repair...the service center said they cant fix it!! too bad!!

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This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras. There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html

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